Category: Voter Education

Police, media discuss security preparations for May 13 elections 0

Police, media discuss security preparations for May 13 elections

NO ONE, not even journalists, is safe in hotly contested areas during the election, a top police official said. “Having a press card is not (an assurance) that reporters will be protected,” said Police...

Keep ballots clean, voters advised 0

Keep ballots clean, voters advised

Overshading and paper jams were among the problems encountered by voters who tried the Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) demo center in a mall during the weekend. To help avoid paper jams, voters must...

Groups set fora to hear bets’ views 0

Groups set fora to hear bets’ views

COMMUNITY-based initiatives to educate voters were launched yesterday. The first day of the Mega Cebu: Candidates Fora 2013—which is organized by members of the academe, business organizations, media and civil society groups—will be on...

9,507 to train on 156 PCOS units 0

9,507 to train on 156 PCOS units

ONE hundred fifty-six Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines are now ready at the Provincial Comelec office for the training of 9,507 board of election inspectors (BEI) in Cebu from March 8-20, said Provincial...

Election watchdog begins ‘educating’ Cebuano voters 0

Election watchdog begins ‘educating’ Cebuano voters

CEBU-based election watchdog C-Cimpel has started its campaign to educate voters of their rights. The education campaign is one of the activities of Cebu-Citizens’ Involvement and Maturation in People’s Empowerment and Liberation (C-Cimpel) prior...

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